The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Apache Ant
Rank 103 82 95
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +13
Permanent jobs citing Ant 3 25 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.21% 1.66% 0.25%
As % of the Development Applications category 1.31% 12.82% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1 25 0
Average salary £32,500 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.77% -
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
Ant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
229 195 165
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 15.81% 12.98% 13.66%
Number of salaries quoted 166 151 113
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,750
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Ant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Edinburgh region.

Ant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 8 (88.89%) TDD
2 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (66.67%) SDLC
4 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (66.67%) Black-Box Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (66.67%) Puppet
4 6 (66.67%) Degree
4 6 (66.67%) QA
4 6 (66.67%) Selenium
4 6 (66.67%) Web Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
4 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
4 6 (66.67%) Python
4 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
4 6 (66.67%) Finance
4 6 (66.67%) Scrum
5 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
5 5 (55.56%) Banking
6 2 (22.22%) Adobe
6 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
6 2 (22.22%) PHP
6 2 (22.22%) Oracle
6 2 (22.22%) Maven
6 2 (22.22%) Content Management
7 1 (11.11%) Spring

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Drupal
1 1 (11.11%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (11.11%) WebLogic
1 1 (11.11%) JBoss
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 6 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
1 1 (11.11%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (88.89%) Jenkins
2 6 (66.67%) Selenium
3 2 (22.22%) Maven
4 1 (11.11%) JUnit
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (55.56%) Telecoms
2 5 (55.56%) Banking
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Retail
3 1 (11.11%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) QA Engineer
2 3 (33.33%) Java Developer
2 3 (33.33%) Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Java Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) Web Services
2 2 (22.22%) Hibernate
3 1 (11.11%) Spring
3 1 (11.11%) Ajax
3 1 (11.11%) JPA
3 1 (11.11%) RESTful
3 1 (11.11%) JSP
3 1 (11.11%) Struts
3 1 (11.11%) XML
3 1 (11.11%) .NET
3 1 (11.11%) J2EE
3 1 (11.11%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) PKI
1 1 (11.11%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Apple iOS
1 1 (11.11%) Android
1 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) TDD
1 8 (88.89%) Continuous Integration
2 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (66.67%) SDLC
3 6 (66.67%) Black-Box Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Web Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Test Scripting
3 6 (66.67%) Regression Testing
3 6 (66.67%) Scrum
4 2 (22.22%) Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
5 1 (11.11%) Build Automation
5 1 (11.11%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (11.11%) Android Development
5 1 (11.11%) iOS Development
5 1 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) Java
2 6 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 6 (66.67%) Python
3 2 (22.22%) PHP
4 1 (11.11%) Ruby
4 1 (11.11%) PL/SQL
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) C#
4 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (66.67%) Opscode Chef
1 6 (66.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) Adobe
1 2 (22.22%) Oracle
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Good Career Benefits Package
Posted: 8 days ago